Most comprehensive English-Armenian dictionary ever
English-Armenian dictionaries exist from 1821, and that first one was composed by Armenian Mechitarist congregation in Venice. Then, until now number of other extensive English-Armenian dictionaries were published.
Below you can see the concise history of extended English-Armenian dictionaries since 1821:
- 1821 «Dictionary English and Armenian», by Fr. H. Avgerian, Venice (The first English-Armenian dictionary).
- 1825 reprint of the same dictionary in Calcutta, India.
- 1922 «A Comprehensive Dictionary English-Armenian», by prof. H. Chagmagchian, Boston.
- 1927 «English-Armenian Contemporary Dictionary», by M. Gushakchian and T. Khndruni, Beirut.
- 1984 «English-Armenian Dictionary», H. Asmangulyan et al., Yerevan, Hayastan.
- 2007 «English-Armenian Dictionary», N. Hambartcumyan et al. McMillan Armenia, Yerevan.
- 2010 «English-Armenian Contemporary Dictionary» by Kh. Grigoryan and Z. Grigoryan, Yerevan, Ankyunacar.
- 2011 New English-Armenian Dictionary, by Kh. Grigoryan and Z. Grigoryan, Yerevan, Ankyunacar.
- 2011 «English-Armenian Dictionary», N. Baratyan, YSU publishing house, Yerevan.
- 2014 English-Armenian Contemporary Dictionary» by Kh. Grigoryan and Z. Grigoryan, Yerevan, Ankyunacar (Second edition, the most comprehensive contemporary English-Armenian dictionary).
As one can see, three of the recent English-Armenian dictionaries are published by Ankyunacar Publishing, and the last is the biggest ever. This newest edition contains 115,000 words and expressions. Over 200 disciplines are covered.
If you are really serious about studying modern Armenian language, then this dictionary will be your best companion for long time.
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